|1122. Epenetus Platt III
was born August 27, 1700 and died 1772 in Huntington, NY.
From GEORGE WOOD, pg. 14:
"His will of November 23, 1771, proved 3/7/1772, left property, including slaves, to his son Epenetus 4th, His Granddaughter Sarah Platt, daughter of Soloman Platt deceased, Mary, his daughter, wife of Obediah Platt, His Granddaughters Sarah Scudder and Hannah Brush and daughters Vashti Wood, Sarah Platt, Anna Kelcey, and Phebe Wiggins."
21. E PENETUS 4 P LATT (E PENETUS3, EPENETUS2, RICHARD1) (Source: Abstracts of Wills Vol IV 1744-1753, (The New York Historical Society, 1895).) was born August 27, 1700 in Huntington, NY, and died 1772 in Huntington , NY.
Notes for EPENETUS PLATT:
In the name of God, Amen, November 23, 1771. I, EPINETUS PLATT, of Huntington, in Suffolk County, yeoman. "Being aged and much indisposed in Body," my executors are to pay all debts. I leave to my wife the use of my horses as she shall choose, and my riding chair and a negro wench "Majah," and her youngest child, and a bed and furniture; Also the use of the best room in my dwelling house with the garden, and privileges in the barn and cellar, while she remains my widow. I leave to my son Epinetus my South house and all my lands on the south side both divided and undivided, and the dwelling house I now live in and all my lands wheresoever, and he is to pay œ6 to my executors. I leave to my granddaughter, Sarah Platt, daughter of my son Solomon, deceased, 8 shillings. To my daughter Mary, wife of Obadiah Platt, a negro boy and œ10; "Also the household goods she has already got and calleth hern." To my two granddaughters, Sarah Scudder and Hannah Brush, œ3 each. My executors are to sell rest of movable estate and pay debts and legacies, and divide the remainder between my wife and my daughters, Vashti Wood, Sarah Platt, Anna Kelsey, Phebe Wiggins, and Mary Platt. I make my sons-in-law, Israel Wood and Zophar Platt, ex ecutors.
Witnesses, Silas Wickes, Scudder Lewis, Gillett Potter, physician. Proved, March 7, 1772, before William Smith, Esq.
Children of EPE
|1123. Sarah Scudder .|
561 i. Mary Platt.
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